Category: Reefkeeping

Another hobby is (DIY) reefkeeping (saltwater/coral aquariums). Here are some bits and bobs about that.

Low-noise light Mod

One of the downsides with a reef aquarium can be noise levels coming from sumps, pumps, and even the light fixture. In my case, the two fans atop…

The 1000l. Reef

Here are some plans and photos from one of my earlier reef setups, where I knocked a hole between two rooms and put a 1000ltr. aquarium in. A…

DIY Skimmer

To keep costs down – and because I love DIY projects – I used an old Jewel filter to house my homemade skimmer. I used the pump and…

Reef 2.0 startup

After a 3-year break, I decided to start up my Reef hobby again. I needed a diversion from my daily routine, and reef keeping is challenging enough to…

Clownfish and their anemone

The interaction between clownfish and their chosen anemone is fascinating to see. They feed it, keep it clean, and even nudge its base to trigger it to move…